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Health & Wellness

Is the Boycott Strategy Working?
Health & Wellness  (tags: corporate, abuse, americans, business, consumers, corruption, cover-up, environment, ethics, farming, finance, humans, money, world, usa, SustainableDevelopment, marketing, politics, news, society, sustainabledevelopment, law, lies, government, economy, d )

Leopold
- 27 days ago - organicconsumers.org
It's boycott time again. With less than two weeks to go before voters in Oregon and Colorado decide on ballot initiatives to require mandatory labeling of foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), the Junk Food Giants are at it again.
The Real Dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical Doesn't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, Dow Chemical, health, death, children, toxin, chlorpyrifos, farming )

Nancy
- 41 days ago - salon.com
Data show insecticides can cause significant harm to children. Dow Chemical is trying to convince the EPA otherwise Paul Koberstein, Earth Island Journal
News Update: Kentucky, Feds Reach Agreement On Hemp Imports and Reverses Position on Hemp Seed Seizure
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, culture, society, family, GoodNews, government, health, law, rights, consumers, economy, farming, investments, labor, investors, news, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, healthcare, illness, treatment, research, prevention )

David
- 97 days ago - arisitol.com
department will file an application with the federal government for a permit to import hemp seeds, and the federal government will process the Kentucky's application quickly. The federal government also agrees that the process established by the state...
Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, disease, health, Monsanto, farming, research, prevention, risks, family )

Nancy
- 104 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous post. Came across this again and I always seem to learn more about this company. Many links on this page for additional info.
The Case of The Vanishing Bees
Health & Wellness  (tags: pest-control company had sprayed, covered with a seething mat of bumblebee, The die-off lasted several days, food, health, healthcare, nutrition, news, prevention, treatment, safety, business, consumers, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, money )

Kelly
- 167 days ago - earthjustice.org
Pesticides & The Perfect Crime: In the widespread bee die-offs, bees often just vanish. One beekeeper calls it the Perfect Crime--no bodies, no murder weapon, no bees. What's happening to the bees?
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

Kelly
- 257 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Farmers Can't "Coexist" With GMO Pollution ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo pollution, farming, farm aid, health, food, environment )

Nancy
- 268 days ago - farmaid.org
When pollen containing altered genes travels in the wind or on the bodies of pollinators like birds and bees, there's little we can do to stop it from spreading. What's worse, the companies who "own" those genes take no responsibility for the damage...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Outlaw the Horrific Dog and Cat Meat and Fur Trade Within China
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, violence, safety, sadness, family, children, abuse, activists, education, murder, media, internet, transportation, environment, corruption, dishonesty, death, corruption, business, cover-up, money, farming, treatment, food, disease, medicine, healt )

Kelly
- 294 days ago - login.live.com
People of the East and West unite to call on the Chinese government to end the horrific dog and cat meat and fur trade within China. International media exposure and Chinese animal protection groups (such as TACN) have revealed the horrifying treatment
Why I'M Still Skeptical of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dow, agent orange, gmo seed, money, law, health, weeds, farming )

Nancy
- 318 days ago - motherjones.com
Use of 2,4-D--the less toxic half of the infamous Vietnam-era defoliant Agent Orange--had been dwindling for years, but the rise of Roundup-resistant superweeds has revived it.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Nestlé: Stop Trying to Patent and Control the Curative Power of Nigella Sativa.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sustainabililty, interesting, eco-friendly, conservation, health, organic, ecosystems, world, research, scientists, science, medicine, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, cover-up, economy, business, consumers, money, lies, government, farming, disease, Bo )

Kelly
- 327 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Nigella sativa -- more commonly known as fennel flower -- has been used as a cure-all remedy for over a thousand years. It treats everything from vomiting to fevers to skin diseases, and has been widely available in impoverished communities
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Mistreating Our Cows!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, cover-up, corruption, dishonesty, politics, money, lies, environment, farming, consumers, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, treatment, nutrition, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, animalrights, cruelty, sadness, suffering, conservation )

Kelly
- 328 days ago - change.org
The American Dairy Association and Dairy Council (ADAC) and dairy farms across America have been mistreating cows, separating newborn calves from their mothers and sending them to slaughter,dragging them by their ears and beating defensless cows
The High Price of Our Fertilizer Addiction
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, children, crime, farming, Food, fertilizer, orgnaic crops )

Kit
- 573 days ago - commondreams.org
Compared to the lifetime of grieving ahead for the people of West, Texas, a few years of reduced crop yields is a small price to pay for converting from "conventional" to organic farming.
Sign EWG's Healthy and Sustainable Farm Petition! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, health, farming, organic, prevention, ecosystems, habitat, healthconditions, Sustainabililty )

Nancy
- 589 days ago - action.ewg.org
Congress needs to know that organic farmers have the backing of EWG and our 1 million supporters. Take just a minute to add your name to our petition calling for support for healthy and sustainable farming.
Is Your Workout Gear Ruining Farm Fields?
Health & Wellness  (tags: farming, ethics, government, business, consumers, exercise, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning )

JL
- 599 days ago - motherjones.com
But what are the consequences of our allegedly stench-free gym sessions? Before the apparel industry started spiking socks and even underwear with silver bits, you might assume the Environmental Protection Agency had thoroughly vetted the technology for
Corporate Power in Our Food System ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Farm Aid, Willie Nelson, food, farming, USDA, Monsanto, GE crops, DOJ, health, family, protection, prevention )

Nancy
- 618 days ago - farmaid.org
The USDA and the DOJ have still not offered any satisfactory plan for next steps, but Farm Aid continues to inform eaters of the reality of our food system and organize farmers and eaters to democratize food production.
 

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